"Allison, Please remember that God's three possible answers to prayer are yes, no and wait. It does not feel good to wait, but God has a good purpose in having you wait. Remember as well that feelings change and are not reliable…"
"I got a ticket the other day. The officer asked me, "Did you realize you were going 75 miles an hour?" I replied, "I wasn't going to be out that long though." [credit goes to Stephen Wright, the same…"
"The legalistic, judgemental people have plenty of emotional issues as well. They cover them with their judgemental attitudes.
Are you attending a loving and Bible-teaching church? Please speak with your pastor and tell him your…"
"The baseball fan called the ticket office of his favorite team, which was having a very bad season. He asked what time tonight's game was. The ticket office person answered, "What time is convenient for you?""
"Even secular marriage counselors say that people do change. You have seen a change for the worse, but that means that there can be change for the better. I know you are praying, which is obviously important. Yet, your active effort…"
"It is okay to struggle. It often leads to times of deepened faith. Talk out your struggles with a pastor or mature Christian friend. Know that God is not a God of fear, but is an unchangeably loving and merciful God."
This group is to help teens like me who are going through a rough time and feel like there all alone and just want some advice, someone to talk to, a place to vent or just see if anyone ells is in the same boat as themSee More
"If he is depressed, is he doing anything about it? My wife and I went through years of her clinical depression and she is here today and better because of medication, counseling, prayer and faith in God. If Scott ignores the need to get…"
Use pen and paper. Write down a few things that you absolutely love about each other. Move on to things that you do not like a lot but can live with. Then, write down the things that you both would like to change about a) yourself b) your partner. Maybe you can add a few ideas on how to bring about the change. Exchange the paper and begin talking about it. Maybe that will be an easier way to get the conversation started.